Expert 48196 - LA NM OK TX


Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in industrial and safety engineering that spans all aspects of human factors engineering, including product design, safety compliance, hazard risk analysis and ergonomics. My specialties include accident analysis, ADA compliance, aerospace / aviation, anthropometry (human body measurement), industrial ergonomics, occupational safety / health, OSHA compliance, product design / safety, and warnings. My design consulting has included all phases of development from product concept and human factors criteria to user task analyses, hazard identification / resolution, industrial design, design modifications, qualification testing and manufacturing processes. I have prior expert witness experience.

Areas of Expertise


Expert Witness

My expert witness experience includes: Personal Injury both Plaintiffs and Defendants; Heavy Machinery Accidents (vision, warnings, manuals); Warnings, Technical Manuals, Instructions (Adequacy); OSHA Compliance (training, guards, warnings); Industrial Accidents / Employee training; Highway Accidents / Vision / Reaction Times / Conspicuity.


Consulting Experience

My consulting services include: Technical Manuals and Warnings Design; Product Design (Consumer Products, Heavy Machinery, Aircrafts); Facility Safety / OSHA.


Professional Experiences




Relevant Experiences

I am qualified to opine in area of Supervisor/employer training with respect to proper use of chainsaw. The focus should be the need to identify proper procedures of chainsaw use and risks/hazards associated with the job.


Education

DegreeSubjectInstitution
Ph.D.Industrial Engineering (Human Factors and Safety)
M.S.Experimental Psychology and Statistics

Licenses Certifications

Professional Engineer (P.E.) – Texas
Pilot
Security Classifications

Awards & Affiliation

NASA Program Awards
Government and Corporate Tribute to Excellence Awards

Primary Affiliation

American National Standards Institute (ANSI – Warnings)


Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases



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